…fill that hole with politics.
People are constantly searching for meaning and purpose. In absence of having faith in a higher power, people put their faith in politics. And when you put your faith in politics, you can’t see or acknowledge truth. You can only hear the dogma fed to you by your leadership.
When you put your faith in politics, you become the highest power. There is no greater cause than yourself.
This is why so many socialists believe in things that are obviously and demonstrably untrue.
And yet, look at how far they’ve come.
America needs religion. It’s the only way we can then make the distinction between it and politics.